EDWARD WILSON DIXON (1842-1929)

 

Photograph

 

Sample of writing

 

Birth certificate

 

When and where born:

Ninth day of June 1842 at Keswick

Name, if any:†††††††

Edward Wilson

Sex:

Boy

Name and surname of father:

George Dixon

Name, surname and maiden surname of mother:

Mary Dixon formerly Wilson

Occupation of father:

Stationer and Bookbinder

Signature, description and residence of informant:

George Dixon

Father

Keswick

When registered:

Nineteenth June 1842

 

Marriage certificate

 

Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of Ireby in the County of Cumberland.

When married:

24th December 1864

Name and surname:

Edward Wilson Dixon†††††††† Margaret McNeil

Age:

22††††††††††††††††††††††††† 25

Condition:

Bachelor††††††††††††††††††† Spinster

Rank or profession:

School master†††††††††††††† Housekeeper

Residence at the time of marriage:

Low Ireby††††† †††††††††††††Ellanside Avenue

Fatherís name and surname:

George Dixon††††††††††††††† John McNeil

Rank or profession of father:

Bookseller††††††††††††††††† Engineer

 

Witnesses: Thomas Creighton, Hannah McNeil, John Bouch, John Forrester, Joseph Scott